Synthesis and physical properties of alkaline earth metal graphite compounds

Satoshi Heguri, Mototada Kobayashi

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    Abstract

    We report synthesis and search for superconductivity of Ba, Sr, Ca and Mg-GIC. We adopted conventional vapor phase reaction in order to prepare high quality GICs. No superconducting transition was found for Ba and Mg-GIC. As for Sr, Sr-GIC showed a sharp superconducting transition at Tc=1.65 K. Sr graphite compound SrCx prepared from powder graphite by thermal treatment at higher temperature showed ferromagnetic character.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)572-574
    Number of pages3
    JournalJournal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids
    Volume71
    Issue number4
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2010 Apr 1

    Keywords

    • A. Magnetic materials
    • A. Superconductors
    • B. Chemical synthesis
    • D. Magnetic properties

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Chemistry(all)
    • Materials Science(all)
    • Condensed Matter Physics

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